Allium Christophii (Albopilosum)

Allium Christophii (Albopilosum)

Gigantic heads of silvery lilac on a stocky 30-40cm stem. Beautiful curled green leaves. The leaves wither before the flowers appear in early summer. Flowers June-July. Height 50cm. 10-12cm bulbs supplied.
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Allium Christophii (Albopilosum)Allium Christophii (Albopilosum)
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Allium Christophii (Albopilosum) Allium Christophii (Albopilosum)

Flowering Time

  • J
  • F
  • M
  • A
  • M
  • J
  • J
  • A
  • S
  • O
  • N
  • D

Key Product Information

Season Interest Summer
Flower Colour Purple
Foliage Colour Green
Delivery Delivery from mid-August/September
Season Interest

Summer

Flower Colour

Purple

Foliage Colour

Green

Delivery from mid-August/September

Plant Size

  • Part Shade
  • Sun
  • Attracts Butterfly
  • Scented
  • Container
  • Cut Flower
Planting

Plant three to four times their own depth

Soil Type

Fertile, well drained soil.

Plant in fertile well drained soil at approx 15cm apart and at a depth of roughly 3 to 4 times the size of the bulb.
Leave untouched for a number of years until the bulbs have multiplied to the extent that flowering potential is impeded.
  • Information
  • Flowering Time

    • J
    • F
    • M
    • A
    • M
    • J
    • J
    • A
    • S
    • O
    • N
    • D

    Key Product Information

    Season Interest Summer
    Flower Colour Purple
    Foliage Colour Green
    Delivery Delivery from mid-August/September
    Season Interest

    Summer

    Flower Colour

    Purple

    Foliage Colour

    Green

    Delivery

    Delivery from mid-August/September

    Plant Size

    • Part Shade
    • Sun
    • Attracts Butterfly
    • Scented
    • Container
    • Cut Flower
    Planting

    Plant three to four times their own depth

    Soil Type

    Fertile, well drained soil.

  • Instructions
  • Plant in fertile well drained soil at approx 15cm apart and at a depth of roughly 3 to 4 times the size of the bulb.
  • Cultural Instructions
  • Leave untouched for a number of years until the bulbs have multiplied to the extent that flowering potential is impeded.